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Trans flag at march

Trans Day of Visibility: Display your pronouns

Today we recognise Trans Day of Visibility, which is dedicated to raising awareness of the discrimination faced by the trans community and celebrating the achievements and contributions of trans people across the world.

LGBTQ+ History Month

LGBTQ+ History Month: Student nurse initiates badge pronouns

From February 2022, School of Sport and Health Sciences’ students who have a health and social care placement will have their identifiable pronouns added to their name badges.

Trans flag at march

Trans Day of Visibility. Pronouns – let’s get them right

Now that study has moved online, we recognise that the badges are less effective in raising awareness of someone’s pronouns. Therefore, we have worked with the Brighton Students Union to develop pronoun icons that students and staff can upload as their profile icon on Microsoft Teams.